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Carroll & O'Dea
Recent activity has spotlighted foreign investment rules, and new measures aim to increase transparency and confidence.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The Commonwealth Government unveiled an ambitious plan for the large-scale economic development of Northern Australia.
Dentons Worldwide
These three laws, promulgated in the late 1970s and the 1980s, have led to some issues for regulators, adjudicators and investors.
De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek N.V.
The Chinese Ministry of Commerce issued a decree introducing substantial changes to the current Chinese foreign investment regime on 28 October 2015.
Dentons Worldwide
On January 19, 2015, the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) of the People's Republic of China (PRC) published a draft law called the Foreign Investment Law of the PRC and began to solicit public comments thereon.
CMS Cameron McKenna
For decades, it has been common practice that local governments attract investors by offering them various financial incentives mostly in the form of subsidies.
Hogan Lovells
China's regulatory framework for foreign investment in the e-commerce industry has undergone significant liberalization.
OIL
Further to our previous updates regarding changes to the legislation of the British Virgin Islands (BVI), the relevant anticipated legislation has now been published.
Seth Dua & Associates
On January 11, 2016, a meeting of the Defence Acquisition Council ("DAC") was held to discuss the proposed changes to the Defence Procurement Procedure 2013.
Singhania & Partners LLP, Solicitors and Advocates
States have been given the discretion to allow foreign investments in retail. Andhra Pradesh has taken the lead in allowing foreign investments by launching its retail trade policy.
Singhania & Partners LLP, Solicitors and Advocates
The Indian defence market presents an attractive and significant opportunity for Indian and foreign companies across the supply chain for the investment in the defence sector.
PSA Legal Counsellors
The Indian Government is focused on promoting brand "Make in India". This agenda has manifested into various regulatory and policy reforms which aim to provide an investor friendly ecosystem.
LexCounsel Law Offices
With a view to boost the domestic defence industry, the Government has recently made certain critical announcements with respect to the offset policy and the foreign direct investment policy in the defence sector.
ALMT
The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion ("DIPP") issued Press Note No. 12 (2015 Series) on 24 November 2015 ("Press Note"), introducing substantial changes to the Foreign Direct Investment Policy ("FDI Policy").
Vaish Associates Advocates
Sec. 2 (1) (ra) of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002, answers the question regarding the applicability of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002 (PMLA) on a Foreign Subsidiary of an Indian company.
Vaish Associates Advocates
Any recourse by the Enforcement Department under PMLA, to any of the provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002, having regard to the wide breadth of powers which are conferred upon the authorities mentioned under the PMLA, clearly postulate a higher standard of responsibility and public trust, accountability, transparency and must be able to justify the actions as one which conforms to judicially reviewable standards of propriety, legality, and constitutionality.
Field Fisher Waterhouse
On 24 November 2015, the Indian Ministry of Commerce and Industry issued Press Note No 12 (2015) in relation to its foreign direct investment (FDI) policy...
Singhania & Partners LLP, Solicitors and Advocates
It is in strategic interest of a nation aspiring to be the regional power to develop indigenous and internationally competitive defence industry base.
Agram Legal Consultants
The Notification amends the Transfer Regulations, allowing foreign investment through investment vehicles, subject to certain terms and conditions.
Agram Legal Consultants
Pre Diwali, the Government of India announced reforms liberalising the Foreign Direct investment ("FDI") Policy in relation to 15 (fifteen) sectors (covered in our previous Newsletter).
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